khirbet qûmran

Khirbet Qumran

[keer-bet koom-rahn]
noun
an archaeological site in W Jordan, near the NW coast of the Dead Sea: Dead Sea Scrolls found here 1947.
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Khirbet Qumran (ˈkɪəbɛt ˈkʊmrɑːn)
 
n
an archaeological site in NW Jordan, near the NW shore of the Dead Sea: includes the caves where the Dead Sea Scrolls were found

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